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Catriona Connolly's 3-yr Malawi project focused on 3 hospitals and reduced childbirth deaths by 70%
Health Minister Michelle O'Neill is putting £750,000 of funding into suicide prevention and mental health programmes
Many of the Filipino healthcare workers in Derry and NI have been victims of the ongoing conflict in the Philippines, says Mark Durkan MP
This is the question the Western Trust is suggesting to make schoolchildren aware of the dangers of 'sexting' and sending suggestive photos
Lottery grants of £39.3m last year included £595,804 to Leonard Cheshire Disability to support disabled young people in Derry and Omagh
Michelle O’Neill launches consultation on reforming Individual Funding Request (IFR) policy for access to specialist drugs
NWRC and local charity HURT have unveiled a new interactive online OCN course to educate young people about the dangers of drugs and alcohol
Irish Times reports McGuinness has amyloidosis, deposits of an abnormal protein in body tissues that can cause heart and breathing problems
Altnagelvin has had to close 5 wards due to an outbreak of norovirus
NWRC's free Prince’s Trust Team Programme begins on January 16: details from Sean Curran 07794215217
ManPowered is an innovative healthy lifestyle project for men with low risk prostate cancer - contact Maresa McGettigan on 028 9068 0743

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Speeding fine relates to your income: up to 10mph too fast, 50% of your weekly income; 11-20mph too fast, 100%, over 20mph too fast, 150%
Ballyarnett Neighbourhood Team seized this quad which was smashed after being recklessly driven by anti-social teenagers in Shantallow
Council is seeking nominations of athletes, coaches, teams and clubs for 2017 Sports Awards: www.derrystrabane.com
Kickstart 2 Work scheme is a 5-day free course as first step to become an angling coach - contact Rosemary McCloskey at 028 71 342100
Bennigans and The Playhouse are Derry's 'Jazz Hubs' this weekend as they host 20 acts for Derry City Jazz Festival